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atorvastatin

[ uh-tawr-vuh-stat-n ]
/ əˌtɔr vəˈstæt n /
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noun Pharmacology.
a statin, (C33H34FN2O5)2·Ca3H2O, used in the prevention and treatment of heart disease.
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Origin of atorvastatin

First recorded in 1990–95
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